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Cholesterol - Wikipedia
Cholesterol (from the Ancient Greek chole-() and stereos (solid), followed by the chemical suffix-ol for an alcohol) is an organic molecule.It is a sterol (or modified steroid), a type of lipid.Cholesterol is biosynthesized by all animal cells and is an essential structural component of animal cell membranes.. Cholesterol also serves as a precursor for the biosynthesis of steroid hormones ...

Cholesterol Management Center - WebMD
Cholesterol Health Check. High cholesterol, also known as hypercholesterolemia, is a major risk factor for heart disease and stroke. Abnormal levels of LDL cholesterol or HDL cholesterol are ...

Cholesterol | MedlinePlus
What is cholesterol? Cholesterol is a waxy, fat-like substance that's found in all the cells in your body. Your body needs some cholesterol to make hormones, vitamin D, and substances that help you digest foods.

Cholesterol: What causes high cholesterol?
Cholesterol is both good and bad. At normal levels, it is an essential substance for the body. However, if concentrations in the blood get too high, it becomes a silent danger that puts people at ...

High Blood Cholesterol | National Heart, Lung, and Blood ...
High blood cholesterol is a condition that causes the levels of certain bad fats, or lipids, to be too high in the blood. This condition is usually caused by lifestyle factors, such as diet, in combination with the genes that you inherit from your parents.

What Are the Recommended Cholesterol Levels by Age?
Managing your cholesterol levels can help keep you healthy as you age. These cholesterol level charts explain healthy levels for both adults and children. If your levels are high, we’ll explain ...

Cholesterol Information | cdc.gov
Nearly 1 in 3 American adults has high cholesterol. 1 Too much cholesterol puts you at risk for heart disease and stroke, two leading causes of death in the United States. High cholesterol has no signs or symptoms, so the only way to know if you have it is to get your cholesterol checked.

What Is Cholesterol? HDL and LDL Ranges and Diet
Cholesterol Levels What are LDL and HDL Cholesterol? LDL cholesterol is called "bad" cholesterol, because elevated levels of LDL cholesterol are associated with an increased risk of coronary heart disease, stroke, and peripheral artery disease. LDL lipoprotein deposits cholesterol along the inside of artery walls, causing the formation of a hard, thick substance called cholesterol plaque.

 

 

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Top News in Internal Medicine April 11 2019 (3 of 19)  MD Linx

Lowering low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol reduces the risk of heart attacks and stroke, with an ideal value below 100 milligrams per deciliter (mg/dL).

People's Pharmacy: There's controversy over statins and diabetes  Winston-Salem Journal

Q: You have written that statin-type cholesterol-lowering drugs can cause diabetes. You included pravastatin in that list. Historically, it lowers your chances of ...

Garlic: The bulb that brightens health  MD Linx

Since the beginning of man's recorded history—and perhaps even earlier—garlic has been revered for its medicinal properties. In fact, garlic (Allium ...

Women trail men in diagnosis, treatment of heart disease  Healio

PHILADELPHIA — Though CDC data indicate heart disease is the number one cause of death among all U.S. adults, women with CVD do not get as much ...

Improving the ACA's Insurance Coverage Provisions: An ACP Position Paper  Annals of Internal Medicine

The coverage reforms of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act have fundamentally changed the U.S. health care system. The law's health insurance ...

Comic-style brochure may help surgical patients understand their procedure  UPI News

A new comic-style brochure helped patients reduce stress by explaining cardiac catheterization, a procedure that inserts a stent to open a narrowed artery to ...

Top News in Internal Medicine March 21 2019 (8 of 32)  MD Linx

Among patients undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) who have well-controlled low-density lipoprotein (LDL) cholesterol (<70 mg/dL) at ...

Top News in Internal Medicine April 10 2019 (3 of 26)  MD Linx

People with diabetes have a higher risk of stroke than those without it. But a person can reduce their stroke risk by controlling their diabetes well and making ...

Top News in Internal Medicine March 28 2019 (15 of 30)  MD Linx

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High Discordance Between LDL-C, Lp(a) Reduction in Response to Evolucumab  Endocrinology Advisor

Data published in the Journal of the American Heart Association show a high prevalence of discordance in the reduction of low-density lipoprotein cholesterol ...

These fats are actually good for you  MD Linx

Most Americans have a bone to pick with fats. And this is understandable. Some fats have been associated with heart disease, stroke, diabetes, and more.

 

 

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